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Respiration

Oxygen is absorbed in the lungs and transported all over the body by blood; when the blood releases its oxygen, it absorbs carbon dioxide (waste) and transports that back to the lungs, where it is...

Latest answer posted October 18, 2012, 12:29 am (UTC)

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Respiration

Carbon Dioxide is the molecule of one carbon and two oxygen atoms. It is a major waste product of respiration, and is created when dissolved oxygen in the blood is used to create ATP, the basic...

Latest answer posted November 13, 2012, 7:23 pm (UTC)

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Respiration

Glycolysis is the biochemical pathway that converts glucose into pyruvate. The energy released in this reaction is used in order to form the high-energy molecules called the ATP (Adenosine...

Latest answer posted November 15, 2012, 8:55 am (UTC)

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Respiration

Oxygen Debt is the informal term for the condition of Excess post-exercise oxygen consumption, or the state of increased respiration after a period of strenuous labor. In simple terms, this is the...

Latest answer posted November 13, 2012, 7:09 pm (UTC)

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